Audio Engineering Expert Witnesses
What is an audio engineering expert witness?
Audio engineering expert witness candidates typically have backgrounds in acoustics, computer science, forensic engineering, broadcast engineering, acoustical engineering, and/or electrical engineering. Audio engineering expert witness candidates are knowledgeable in a variety of audio technologies, such as circuits, audio software programs, audio transfer mechanisms, and digital signal processing.
What types of cases require an audio engineering expert witness?
Often, matters requiring audio engineering litigation support services involve intellectual property, such as patent infringement litigation or trade secret disputes may require reverse engineering of components to prove (or disprove) intellectual property infringement or theft. Audio experts are also called on to assist law enforcement in criminal cases.
Audio engineering expert witness case examples
Representative legal matters have involved:
- audio enhancement of video recordings,
- cell phone video recording authentication,
- Advanced Encryption Standards (AES),
- voice identification case in New Jersey,
- forensic analysis of recorded evidence, and
- audio recordings of an FBI situation in New York.
What litigation support work might an audio engineering expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by audio engineering expert witnesses could include forensic engineering, writing expert reports, providing expert opinions and depositions, and courtroom testimony. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request a qualified expert with prior expert witness testimony experience.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for an audio engineering expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Audio Engineering Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Audio Engineering experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Audio Engineering landscape.